That this House believes that appointment to select committees of this House should be based on experience, knowledge and merit; further believes that the work of Government departments is improved by proper scrutiny by select committees; and further believes that the political patronage of party whips and the way hon. Members have voted on Government motions should not be used as a definitive criterion in the selection of membership of select committees.I guess there are two possible conclusion. Either (a) he thinks he's been passed over for a tidy little job on a Select Committee, or (b) someone else thinks they;ve been passed over and has been bitching.
Monday, December 08, 2008
Reading between the lines...
There is an interesting Early Day Motion tabled by the Independent MP Dai Davies, and to which he is the only signatory. It reads,
Posted by dizzy at 12/08/2008 07:44:00 am